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Kurt K Luenser: Method and system for detecting brake wear in a metal forming machine. Verson Allsteel Press Company, Richards Harris and Medlock, January 13, 1976: US03931727 (85 worldwide citation)

The specification discloses a method and system for detecting brake wear in a metal forming machine having a ram operable by a rotative drive and further having a brake for stopping the ram. The amount of rotation of the drive for the machine is determined from the time of energization of the brake ...


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John A Gula, Thomas C Thompson, John Ellis Kling, John L Center, Bert S Bodnar: Catheter insertion device. Travenol Laboratories, Richards Harris and Medlock, December 7, 1976: US03995628 (72 worldwide citation)

A catheter insertion device utilizing a catheter wound inside a two-piece generally cylindrical dispenser and extending outwardly into a slotted needle secured to an outlet from the dispenser; a stiffener comprising a closely-wound wire helix which surrounds a central straight wire is positioned ins ...


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Jerry C Hardison, Laverne E Gray: Shipping-display container. Lone Star Container Sales Corporation, Richards Harris and Medlock, January 4, 1977: US04000811 (69 worldwide citation)

A shipping container or carton having weakened portions which allow the container to convert to a display dispenser tray capable of vertical stacking.


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Robert W Kross, Larry D Fiel, Charles R Crockett, George B Neely, Louis J Benton: Automatic mixed drink dispensing apparatus. Leisure Products Corporation, Richards Harris and Medlock, February 24, 1976: US03940019 (69 worldwide citation)

An automatic mixed drink dispensing apparatus includes a housing including a secured liquor receiving zone which receives a plurality of liquor containers. The housing also receives syrup containers, a water container, and a carbon dioxide container. An ice chest is mounted in the upper portion of t ...


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Gordon H Matthews: Method and apparatus for assisting in debugging of a digital computer program. Action Communication Systems, Richards Harris and Medlock, February 10, 1976: US03937938 (67 worldwide citation)

The specification discloses a technique for assisting in the detection of errors and malfunctions in the operation of a digital computer program. The system includes circuitry for connection to the back plane of a digital computer for receiving representations of the program instructions executed by ...


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Emmett L Hudspeth, Philip C Richardson, John L Neathery Jr, Jerald P Dykstra, Allen D Boger Jr, William B Sims Jr, Glenn E Hunt, Tony M Quisenberry: Data acquisition, storage and display system. Medical Monitor Systems, Richards Harris and Medlock, February 24, 1976: US03940742 (66 worldwide citation)

Medical data including temperature, respiration rate and pulse rate are measured and stored in an acquisition unit incorporating a circulating register for storing data covering many patients. An analog temperature signal is converted into binary coded decimal for visual presentation on a display of ...


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Bryan Jr John F: Dynamic load increasing automobile bumper. Richards Harris and Medlock, February 12, 1974: US3791468 (52 worldwide citation)

In an automobile bumper configuration, a front bumper is supported above the low front end of an automobile body at the height required by Federal regulations. The bumper has a thin cross section so as not to impede vision and is shaped as an airfoil which is oriented to force the front end of the a ...


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Gordon H Matthews, Barry M Epstein: Method and system for short term queuing of telephone calls in automatic inter-city telephone call connection system. Action Communication Systems, Richards Harris and Medlock, January 20, 1976: US03934095 (52 worldwide citation)

The specification discloses a system for automatically controlling the connection of telephone calls between a plurality of input telephone trunk lines at a user's dedicated telephone switching facility and a preset number of output telephone trunk lines. Circuitry is provided to receive user author ...


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Stanley C Requa deceased, BY Recognition Equipment Inc: Hand operated optical character recognition wand. Recognition Equipment Incorporated, Richards Harris and Medlock, March 30, 1976: US03947817 (50 worldwide citation)

An optical data reader and processor utilizing a two dimensional array of photosensitive elements operated at a high frame rate; a shift register of one character width, and greater than one character height to store the binary representation of the character image; unique black/white threshold dete ...


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Charles W Phaup: Sprinkler control. Telsco, Richards Harris and Medlock, January 27, 1976: US03934820 (43 worldwide citation)

A rotary sprinkling system which is configured to minimize the accumulation and detrimental effects of debris, and which comprises a pop-up nozzle head secured to an inner housing slidably received within an outer housing and retained by the compressive force of a spring, such inner housing enclosin ...